4 killed, 13 injured in clash in Aligarh

Aligarh, Apr 06: Four persons were killed and 13 injured, six of them seriously, when members of two communities clashed over a place of worship, opening fire and pelting stones, after which indefinite curfew was…

Kashmir police registers FIR against Army

Friday, April 07, 2006  00:11 IST SRINAGAR: Believe it or not, but it is true. The police have lodged an FIR against the Army for “wrongfully restraining” Inspector General of Police, Kashmir range, K Rajendra…

Naushad returns home to an emotional welcome

HOME AT LAST: Naushad, with his family at his residence at Thadikkad, near Kollam, on Thursday. KOLLAM : It was providential homecoming for Puthenveettil Abdul Latheef Naushad when he returned to Thadikkad, near Anchal, in…

Row over reservation for OBC students

Thursday, April 6, 2006 (New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Patna): The Central government has decided to introduce 27 per cent reservation for OBCs in 20 Central universities across the country.The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the…

Israel arrests Hamas Cabinet Minister

06-04-2006 RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- Israeli police on Thursday arrested a minister in the Palestinians' new Hamas-led government, a Hamas official said. Khaled Abu Arafa, minister of Jerusalem affairs, was arrested along with his…

Critical shortage of doctors in developing world: WHO

LUSAKA (Reuters) - A critical shortage of doctors and nurses is causing unnecessary disease and death across much of the developing world as health-care workers seek jobs in rich nations, the World Health Organization said…